This Sunday

“The Promise of Autumn” 

Livestreamed  at 10:30 am (prelude begins at 10:25)

The Autumnal Equinox is here, and you may feel the change in the air. One way of understanding autumn is as a season of letting go and saying goodbye. What is autumn’s promise? How can saying goodbye intentionally open possibilities for transformation and … read more.

The 8th Principle

8th Principle logo Learn everything there is to know about the proposed 8th Principle, including comments from church members about why it is important. This special page also includes book and video resources.

Covid-19 Update

First Unitarian Church Ellsworth Our services are now open to a limited number of people with Covid-19 restrictions. If you would like to attend an upcoming service, please use this form to make a reservation. Walk-ins are welcome if fewer than 100 people attend. All attending must follow Covid-19 protocol. To ensure everyone’s safety, per Board policy, no food is allowed in our building at this time.

Revised Pledging Process

This year, we are assigning you a pledge amount that takes your pledge from the previous year and increases it by 3.5%. You can revise your pledge, or do nothing and the “rollover” pledge will take effect. Learn more about the pledging change or make your 2023 pledge here.

Featured Events

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Church Calendar

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07 Aug
08/07/22    
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Join us for weekly worship. All are welcome! During Covid-19, services are conducted via YouTube.
10 Aug
08/10/22    
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
The Unitarian Universalist Christian Fellowship (UUCF) is a covenant group of First U of Pittsburgh whose members, in the spirit of our UU principles, are [...]
11 Aug
08/11/22    
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Senior high room
12 Aug
08/12/22    
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Sanctuary
13 Aug
08/13/22    
1:30 pm
Sanctuary
14 Aug
08/14/22    
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Join us for weekly worship. All are welcome! During Covid-19, services are conducted via YouTube.
17 Aug
08/17/22    
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Undercroft Gallery
18 Aug
08/18/22    
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Schweitzer room
20 Aug
08/20/22    
All Day
21 Aug
08/21/22    
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Join us for weekly worship. All are welcome! During Covid-19, services are conducted via YouTube.
21 Aug
08/21/22    
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
This Sunday, August 21st at 12:30 pm ET please join Rev. Kate and members of the Racial Justice Task Force for a conversation around the [...]
24 Aug
08/24/22    
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Undercroft Gallery
24 Aug
08/24/22    
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
You’re Invited to Attend a Free Medicare 101 Seminar Presented by Janey Zeilinger Licensed Insurance Agent, Janey Zeilinger, will make it easy for everyone to [...]
24 Aug
08/24/22    
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
The Unitarian Universalist Christian Fellowship (UUCF) is a covenant group of First U of Pittsburgh whose members, in the spirit of our UU principles, are [...]
27 Aug
08/27/22    
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Schweitzer room and Fhas room
28 Aug
08/28/22    
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Join us for weekly worship. All are welcome! During Covid-19, services are conducted via YouTube.
28 Aug
08/28/22    
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Join to learn more about the history, varied theologies, and organization of Unitarian Universalism. In the Priestly Room on the 4th Sunday of every month.
03 Sep
09/03/22 - 09/30/22    
12:00 am
CALL FOR ARTISTS – Annual Members’ Art Exhibit 2022 The Art Committee of First Unitarian is planning a new annual member's art exhibit for the [...]
03 Sep
Hanging of first Art show of this church year.
04 Sep
09/04/22 - 09/26/22    
All Day
First Art Show of this church year is presented by the UU Quilters (who are changing their name to the Seven Sisters Quilters). Show will [...]
04 Sep
09/04/22    
9:30 am - 10:30 am
Show open for viewers to do a quick walk through prior to another event happening in the Undercroft Gallery this day.
04 Sep
09/04/22    
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Join us for weekly worship. All are welcome! During Covid-19, services are conducted via YouTube.
04 Sep
09/04/22    
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
The Seven Sisters Quilters (formelry UU Quilters) are hosting a pop-up quilt sale after the service (during in-gathering) on Sunday, September 11. See the quilts [...]
04 Sep
09/04/22    
12:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Undercroft Gallery and Kitchen
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